An ethno-medicinal study of medicinal plants used for the treatment of diabetes.


BACKGROUND Diabetes is the greatest public health problem and is considered as the silent epidemic of the 21st century. In Iran, there are approximately 1.5 million diabetic patients. Before the discovery of insulin, medicinal plants were widely used for the treatment of diabetes in Iran. OBJECTIVES This study aimed to determine the indigenous plants used… (More)
DOI: 10.15171/jnp.2016.08


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